While a time-honored role, serving as an escrow can create significant risks for a lawyer and the lawyer’s law firm.
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May 20-21, 2021 The WSBA Board of Governors determines the Bar’s general policies and approves its annual budget. Note: Because of public directives to curb the spread of the coronavirus, the April 2021 meeting was held in a virtual-only format. . . . TOP MEETING TAKEAWAYS New WSBA leadership. Congratulations to these newly elected WSBAContinue reading “On Board > A Summary of the May 2021 Board of Governors Meeting”
EDITOR’S NOTE I saw an Agnes Martin painting in person for the first time last month at the Columbus Museum of Art in Ohio. My sisters were with me, and from afar we joked that it was “a painting of nothing.” Up close, however, the painting—entitled “Wind”—is full of detail. Large and square—nearly 6 feetContinue reading “Summer Reading Recommendations and More”
LET US HEAR FROM YOU! We welcome letters to the editor on issues presented in the magazine. The full letters to the editor policy is available at www.wsba.org/news-events/Bar-News. Email letters to email@example.com. . . . Inspiring Words Kudos to Hon. Lisa H. Mansfield for her interview of Washington Supreme Court Chief Justice Steven González [“Working Toward a JustContinue reading “July/Aug. 2021 > Inbox”
This column by Bryan Harnetiaux is based on slip opinions of the court, which are not necessarily the court’s final decisions and are subject to change.
. . . STOEL RIVES LLP is pleased to announce that Theresa Rambosek has joined the firm’s Seattle office as Of Counsel in the Health Care practice group. A prominent Seattle attorney, Rambosek was previously at CommonSpirit Health (formerly Catholic Health Initiatives), where she was Vice President and General Counsel for its Northwest Division coveringContinue reading “July/Aug. 2021 > Announcements”
THESE NOTICES OF THE IMPOSITION OF DISCIPLINARY SANCTIONS AND ACTIONS are published pursuant to Rule 3.5(c) of the Washington Supreme Court Rules for Enforcement of Lawyer Conduct. Active links to directory listings, RPC definitions, and documents related to the disciplinary matter can be found at the links below or by looking up the respondent inContinue reading “July/Aug. 2021 > Discipline & Other Regulatory Notices”
Allison Foreman > She earned an LLM in tax from the University of Washington School of Law while building her diverse practice, which includes trusts and estates, probate, TEDRA litigation, business advising, tax, and civil litigation.